Peter Chudy

Peter Chudy

Partner

Company: Central Europe Trust Poland

Peter Chudy is a Partner at Central Europe Trust Poland who he joined in 1991.  Over the years, he has been involved in more than 100 merger&acquisition projects in Poland and other central-east European markets.

Project Assignments
Partial list of Polish transaction assignments include:

  • PKC Group – acquisition of Groclin S.A.’s wiring and controls business unit
  • Rentokil Initial – acquisition of a Polish industrial garment rental company and door mat provider
  • Arla Foods – sale of cheese plant in Poland to Polmlek
  • Interparking – acquisition of PCP Poland, provider of car parking services
  • AkzoNobel-ICI – acquisition of the Pilawa Chemical Paints factory
  • Ministry of State Treasury for the Republic of Poland – privatization through sale of state-owned shares in two government operated textile firms
  • Ministry of State Treasury for the Republic of Poland – privatization through sale of state-owned shares in Orbis, government operated hotel chain, to Groupe Accor
  • Kingfisher – acquisition of NOMI, a leading home improvement retail chain
  • Bierun Dairy Plant – sale of dairy producer to Danone
  • Pratt Whitney-United Technologies – sale of Rzeszow foundry
  • Heinz – acquisition of Pudliszki, a state-owned food processor

Prior Experience
Before joining CET, Peter Chudy was a market analyst with the Los Angeles branch of JP Morgan Chase & Co.  Major focus of the Los Angeles branch was on private middle market companies with annual sales ranging from $50 million to $500 million.

Academic Background
Mr. Chudy received a Master of Business Administration  (MBA) from Thunderbird Graduate School of Global Management.  He also has a Master of Arts in International Relations from the University of Denver, and a Bachelor of Arts in economics and political science from Kenyon College.